- Scott Huffmon, a professor of political science, said the primary mission of the Winthrop Poll has always been to measure the opinions, issues of importance and overall well-being of the people of the South, in general, and South Carolina, in particular.
- Huffmon said the poll’s electoral track record speaks to its commitment to accuracy in sampling and measurement in public opinion research.
Winthrop University, "Winthrop Poll Findings = Perfect Record" (2012). Winthrop News 2012. 151.